Cross Border Sportive

4 Sep 2022

Lanercost, Cumbria
Starts: 08:00
Distance: 30 / 50 / 80 Miles
Entry Fee: £0 - £25.79
Prices above include all online booking charges

Perfect for the first timer and experienced cyclist alike!

All abilities welcome! The Cross Border Sportive is perfect for the first timer and experienced cyclist alike. Tackle the challenging, timed routes on the quiet roads spanning the border of England and Scotland. There are three routes: a 30 miler called 'The Recce', a 50 miler called 'The Raid' and an epic 80 miler called 'The Invasion'. Oh, and there is of course our legendary feed station where you can enjoy locally sourced cakes and savory treats. Rider check-in: Opens at 7:30am, rides start from 8am Rider age limits: The lower age limit for entries is 12. All riders under 16 years old must ride with a paying adult but can enter for FREE. Any under 18s need to provide a parental consent form. Contact the organisers for a form or fill one out on the day. More details and terms and conditions - See the link to the website in the organiser details below. Prices: + the online booking fee. TIME LIMITED SUPER EARLY BIRD - 6th September - 20th September 2021 The Invasion: £24 The Raid: £24 The Recce:£18 An online booking fee is applied to all amounts. See the entry fee's section below where all fees are outlined. There will be NO ON THE DAY ENTRIES for the event so make sure you sign up online. Online entry at our regular rate will open in Spring 2022.


The Cross Border Sportive

James, Oli and Emma Cross Border Team


30 / 50 / 80 Miles
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Entry limit:
Remaining places:
Not suitable for wheelchairs


  • Water stations
  • Distance markers
  • Toilets
  • No changing facilities
  • No showers
  • No baggage store
Race HQ:
Lanercost Priory, Lanercost, Brampton, Cumbria CA8 2HQ

ADDITIONAL EVENT FACILITIES: Mechanical Support, Event Photography, Free Parking Onsite, Feed Station, Waymarked Route, Cue Cards, All Riders Timed

In addition to the terms and conditions link at sign up you can also visit the main website for the information -

Entry Fees

The prices below include race fees, card charges and admin; there are no hidden extras.

The Recce 30 Miles SUPER EARLY BIRD (Entry £18 + £1.47 Booking Fee)£19.47
The Raid 50 Miles SUPER EARLY BIRD (Entry £24 + £1.79 Booking Fee)£25.79
The Invasion 80 Miles SUPER EARLY BIRD (Entry £24 + £1.79 Booking Fee)£25.79
The Recce 30 Miles (12-15 year olds only)£0
The Raid 50 Miles (12-15 year olds only)£0
The Invasion 80 Miles (12-15 year olds only)£0
Entry on the day will not be available. ENTER NOW to guarantee your place.

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